Scope after B.Sc Agriculture


The career scope for students of B.Sc agriculture is quite ample these days. With the required qualification in addition to the sufficient wok experience, it is possible for aspirants to get good jobs. Those who desire to continue their education into the advanced levels can do so as well.

Many areas are available for a person to choose from if they wish to go for a career in agriculture. Those areas are:

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture Marketing
  • Banking & Cooperation
  • Dairy Technology
  • Fisheries Science
  • Food Science & Technology
  • Forestry
  • Home Science
  • Horticulture
  • Sericulture
  • Veterinary Science

More on the scopes available after B.Sc in Agriculture is mentioned below.

Scope for Higher Studies after B.Sc Agriculture

Once aspirants complete their graduate level program in agriculture, they can go for the M.Sc program in the same field. There are many specializations available for a person to choose from. A few specializations that are offered are:

  • M.Sc in Agri Botany
  • M.Sc in Agri Bio-Technology
  • M.Sc in Agri Chemistry
  • M.Sc in Agri Economics
  • M.Sc in Agri Extension
  • M.Sc in Agri Engineering
  • M.Sc in Agri Statistics
  • M.Sc in Agri Zoology
  • M.Sc in Agri Entomology
  • M.Sc in Agronomy
  • M.Sc in Extension Education
  • M.Sc in Forestry
  • M.Sc in Social Forestry
  • M.Sc in Farming System Management
  • M.Sc in Horticulture Mycology
  • M.Sc in Micro Biology
  • M.Sc in Nematology (Crop Production)
  • M.Sc in Plant Physiology
  • M.Sc in Plant Ecology
  • M.Sc in Plant Pathology
  • M.Sc in Seed Technology
  • M.Sc in Soil Science
  • M.Sc in Soil Conservation
  • M.Sc in Sericulture
  • M.Sc in Tea Husbandry and Technology

Other Certification Courses after B.Sc Agriculture

These are a few certification courses available for those aspirants who have completed their graduate level course in horticulture.

  • Certificate course in Bio-fertilizer Production
  • Certificate course in Food & Beverage Service
  • Certificate Course in Food Production
  • Certificate Course in Mushroom Spawn Production and Cultivation
  • Certificate Course in Organic Agriculture
  • Certificate course in Seed Technology
  • Certificate Courses in Agriculture and Allied Practices
  • Certificate in Agriculture Science
  • Certificate in Food Safety (CFS)
  • Certification Course in Fruit and Vegetable Processing Technology
  • Diploma in Agriculture
  • Diploma in Biopesticides Technology & Biofertilizer Production
  • Diploma in Fishery Management cum Fish Breeding
  • Diploma in Food Processing
  • Diploma in Forestry and Wild Life
  • Diploma in Horticultural Nursery Management
  • Diploma in Horticulture
  • Diploma in Mushroom Technology
  • Diploma in Plant Pathology
  • Diploma in Poultry and Dairy Farming
  • Diploma in Production of Value Added Products from Cereals, Pulses and Oilseeds (DPVCPO)
  • Diploma in Seed Production Technology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Water Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Fishery Science
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Renewable Energy
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Watershed Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma Pulp & Paper Technology
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Regulations in Agricultural Biotechnology

Career Opportunities after B.Sc Agriculture

Jobs can be got by students of B.Sc agriculture with firms of the private or public sectors. With public sector firms, one can get employed as Agricultural Research Scientist (ARS). But to get employed into this position, it will be needed for applicants to write an admission test. Job opportunities are also available for applicants as teachers. They can write the ARS-NET exam and get employed with colleges as lecturers. Jobs are also available for aspirants as Agriculture Development Officers (ADO) or as Block Development Officers. A few other areas where employment is offered to students of B.Sc horticulture encompass banks, Dairy consultancies, insurance companies and the animal industry.



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29 Responses to “Scope after B.Sc Agriculture”

  1. 29

    Which one is more better and valued agriculture or agriculture

  2. 28
    Aniket dahake:

    I am a medical student of class 12th. I have
    interest in agriculture. Is there any scope of
    it? What i have to do to take admission in shivaji agriculture clg amravati university akola? What kind of job
    and salary i will get after doing degrees from
    these institutions?

  3. 27
    pooja gupta.:


  4. 26
    Naina dubey:

    What is better?
    agriculture or biotechnology?

  5. 25
    Anita James:

    which one is more better and valued “Bsc.Agriculture or Betech.Agriculture”?

  6. 24
    Bhavya Kush:

    I am a medical student of class 12th. I have interest in agriculture. Is there any scope of it? What i have to do to take admission in HAU Hisar or NDRI Karnal? What kind of job and salary i will get after doing degrees from these institutions?

  7. 23

    which is better for girls:either agri or engineering???

  8. 22

    What are specialisations of agricultural economics?

  9. 21

    I am pursuing B.Sc. agriculture (Hons.) from Sardar vallabh bhai patel university of agriculture and technology Meerut-250110. I want to know that after B.Sc. ag. (hons.) Which master dgree program will be better. I have passed my intermediate with Bio stream and in management and M.Sc. ag. which one is be better,and for management either A.B.M. or simple M.B.A. will be the right choice.

  10. 20

    what is the minimum percentage of mrks is required for stdying agricultural biology??

  11. 19
    harsh raj:

    sir can i complete agriculture if my stream in intermedeiate is maths

  12. 18

    m a student of +1 med,i want my career in agriculture line,much confused how to prepare to clear entrance test of pau,ludhiana?

  13. 17
    manisha sharma:

    sir/mam -Is is better after …….or doing job after it?

  14. 16

    is bsc agriculture a better course than bsc non medical

  15. 15

    hello sir/madam is there a bright for b,sc agri and good salary as compared to other b,sc courses,. shall i choose agri or civil engineer as my courier?

  16. 14
    shama mohammad:

    hello sir
    i just want to knw.the future of bsc intrested to dat.but im totally confused,as i dnt knw anything regarding this course.
    so plz help me out in this problem

  17. 13

    I am doing Bsc(hons)agriculture and i was giving exam of 4th semester now i have to chose the major and i was ver confuse please sujest me which major i will select from plant breeding an genetics,forestry,economics,horticulture and soil science.please advice me that from all these major which was best

  18. 12

    is there a good and secure future studying bsc agri?
    shall i choose bsc agri over civil engg?

  19. 11

    i wanted to know the scope for bsc in agricultural biotechnology and bsc in agriculture ?? and which course is better ?? ive scored 82% in pcb

  20. 10

    what can i do after bsc(hons.)agriculture.

  21. 9
    kishor gilda:

    ple. Tell me agree and agree biotecnology
    which is the best dgree

  22. 8
    supriya gupta:

    what can i do after bsc agriculture?

  23. 7
    munshad ali:

    i am a student of forestry final year.can i apply application form for cbi sub inspecter 2012-2013

  24. 6

    where are the colleges of B.Sc Agriculture in karimnager

  25. 5

    Am a graduate in botany. Now am interested in Horticulture. Do i have any scope in this field?

  26. 4
    neeta dhillon:

    how much payment i s available getting job after bsc agriculture?

  27. 3
    Jagjeet singh:

    i am student of 2nd year of agri..if i do mba than what is scope for me.

  28. 2

    appl forms date

  29. 1
    Anand Ballabh Bhatt:

    Dear Sir,
    I am a graduate of B.Sc. (Forestry, Botany and Geology) in 1983, now aged 51+, can I passed M.Sc. Forestry or Botany from where, regular or private. Presently working as a private concern.
    Please suggest me. I am very intesest to complete my education i.e. M.Sc.Forestry or M.Sc.Enviromental Science or M.Sc.Botany or related Master Degree.
    Thanking you and assuring your fullest cooperation at all times.

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